For population 25 years and over in Moscow:
For population 15 years and over in Moscow city:
9 residents are foreign born (1.2% Latin America, 0.9% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $524 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Memphis, TN (32.6 miles , pop. 650,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (451.8 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Williston, TN (2.6 miles ), Rossville, TN (2.9 miles ), La Grange, TN (3.1 miles) , Grand Junction, TN (3.4 miles ), Somerville, TN (3.5 miles ), Piperton, TN (3.6 miles ), Oakland, TN (3.6 miles ), Hickory Withe, TN (3.9 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 35.06 N, Longitude: 89.40 W
Area code: 901
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Crime in Moscow detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +37 (+9.6%).
Work and jobs in Moscow: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Moscow, Tennessee
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Moscow-area historical tornado activity is above Tennessee state average. It is 184% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/21/1952, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.9 miles away from the Moscow city center killed 16 people and injured 74 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 2/21/1971, a category F4 tornado 27.2 miles away from the city center killed 58 people and injured 795 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Moscow-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Tennessee state average. It is 71% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 65.8 miles away from the city center
On 4/27/1989 at 16:47:49, a magnitude 4.7 (4.6 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.3 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 68.6 miles away from Moscow center
On 3/25/1976 at 01:00:11, a magnitude 4.5 (4.1 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 71.8 miles away from the city center
On 11/29/1996 at 05:41:33, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 LG, 4.1 LG, Depth: 12.6 mi) earthquake occurred 66.4 miles away from the city center
On 5/1/2005 at 12:37:32, a magnitude 4.2 (4.1 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.0 mi) earthquake occurred 67.9 miles away from Moscow center
On 2/10/2005 at 14:04:54, a magnitude 4.1 (3.9 MB, 4.1 MW, Depth: 9.5 mi) earthquake occurred 68.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Fayette County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 6, Winds: 5, Floods: 4, Flash Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Moscow:
Airports located in Moscow:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Moscow:
See full list of schools located in Moscow
Public elementary/middle school in Moscow:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Moscow and their reported violations in the past:MOSCOW WATER DEPT (Population served: 753, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:THE COUNTRY PLACE MINISTRIES (Population served: 60, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 23.0%
(20.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 28.8% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Moscow compared to Tennessee state average:
Banks with branches in Moscow (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Moscow (based on Fayette County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 34.05%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 4
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Number of full-service restaurants: 19
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Moscow government finances in 2002:
11.09% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($51,170 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.75% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($35,699 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Moscow:
Strongest FM radio stations in Moscow:
TV broadcast stations around Moscow:
Moscow fatal accident list:
Jun 14, 1983 02:05 PM, S057010143, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 2
Jun 10, 1975 12:38 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 43 meters (141ft)
Total average daily traffic: 5,710
Total average daily truck traffic: 342
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 10,144
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Moscow)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Moscow)
FAA Registered Aircraft:9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Moscow)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Moscow, TN
Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2013.